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4dr Sdn 2.5L Manual S
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Manual S
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto S w/Appearance *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto Wolfsburg Edition
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Manual SE
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE w/Sunroof
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0L Manual TDI SE
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE w/Sunroof & Nav
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0L DSG TDI SE w/Sunroof
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SEL *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SE w/Sunroof
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0L DSG TDI SE w/Sunroof & Nav
  • 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SEL Premium
  • 4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SE w/Sunroof & Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 4dr Sdn 2.0L DSG TDI SEL Premium
  • 4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SEL Premium
4dr Sdn LX
  • 4dr Sdn LX
  • 4dr Sdn EX
  • 4dr Sdn SX
  • 4dr Sdn SX w/Limited Pkg
  • 4dr Sdn SX w/Chrome Limited Pkg
4dr Sdn LE (Natl)
  • 4dr Sdn LE (Natl)
  • 4dr Sdn XLE (Natl)

Prices

MSRP $20,845 $21,350 $26,140
Invoice $19,990 $20,400 $24,049
Avg. Paid N/A N/A N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.2 8.0 8.4
Critics' Rating 8.8 8.2 8.6
Performance 7.5 7.7 7.6
Interior 8.0 7.8 7.1
Safety 9.4 9.7 9.3
Reliability 2.5 3.0 4.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Fuel-efficient available diesel engine
  • Roomy cabin and trunk
  • Nimble handling
  • Strong acceleration from both engines
  • Athletic handling
  • Intuitive tech features and upscale optional features
  • Outstanding safety scores
  • Spacious, comfortable cabin
  • Strong hybrid performance
  • Upscale interior materials
Cons
  • Uninspired exterior styling
  • Slow-responding navigation system
  • Low reliability rating
  • Limited rear headroom
  • Small trunk opening
  • Below-average reliability score
  • Grabby regenerative brakes  
  • Small trunk pass-through

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I5 2.5L/151 Gas I4 2.4L/144 Gas/Electric I4 2.5L/152
MPG 22 City / 32 Hwy 24 City / 35 Hwy 43 City / 39 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door Sdn Sedan Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 110.4 110.04 109.3
Length, Overall (in) 191.6 190.7 189.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2 72.05 71.7
Height, Overall (in) 58.5 57.28 57.9

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3166 3223 3435

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Front Performance Optional
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Optional
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard
Chrome Wheels Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Standard Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Start Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Optional Optional
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 102.0 102.17 102.7
Front Head Room (in) 38.3 39.96 38.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 45.47 41.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 57.28 58.0
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.65 54.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.60 38.1
Second Leg Room (in) 39.1 34.65 38.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.0 55.71 56.6
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.49 54.5
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 15.9 15.43 13.1

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard
Premium Sound System Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Optional Standard
Dual Zone A/C Optional Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard Standard Standard
Vinyl Seats Standard Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard
Power Driver Seat Optional
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Fixed Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Split Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
5 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas I5 Gas I4 Gas/Electric I4
Displacement 2.5L/151 2.4L/144 2.5L/152
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 170 @ 5700 200 @ 6300 200 Combined
Torque (Net @ RPM) 177 @ 4250 186 @ 4250 - TBD -
Transmission Manual Automatic w/manual shift Continuously Variable Ratio
Turning diameter 36.4 35.76 36.7

Fuel

Hybrid Fuel Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 (2012) 24 43
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 (2012) 35 39
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 18.5 17.0

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link Multi-Link Dual-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard
Manual Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard